Climate Change

Climate change is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns over periods ranging from decades to millions of years. It may be a change in average weather conditions, or in the distribution of weather around the average conditions (i.e., more or fewer extreme weather events). Climate change is caused by factors such as biotic processes, variations in solar radiation received by Earth, plate tectonics, and volcanic eruptions. Certain human activities have also been identified as significant causes of recent climate change, often referred to as "global w ...more

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Losing Earth: A Recent History
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?
Gold Fame Citrus
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate
New York 2140
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
The Ends of the World: Supervolcanoes, Lethal Oceans, and the Search for Past Apocalypses
The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World
Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics in the Age of Crisis
The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate
Flight Behavior
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming
Six Degrees
Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming
Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change
The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
Don't Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change
Storms Of My Grandchildren: The Truth About The Climate Catastrophe And Our Last Chance To Save Humanity
The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable
The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming
With Speed and Violence: Why Scientists Fear Tipping Points in Climate Change
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fishing and fisheries
53 books — 14 voters
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